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Winnipeg Access Advisory Committee

 

Access Awards 2004

 
Access Awards Logo
 

Grosvenor School Playground

Grosvenor School Playground

Hilderman Thomas Frank and Cram Landscape Architecture & Planning


 

The Epstein Home

The Epstein Home

Number Ten Architectural Group


 

ACCESS River East

ACCESS River East

Stantec Architecture


 

Honourable Mentions

  • Rady Jewish Community Centre for their Beach Entry
    Swimming Pool Stantec Architecture

  • Millennium Gardens River East for design inclusive of
    all community members

  • Convergys Customer Management Canada Inc for
    signage and considering the needs of staff with disabilities

 

Committee Mandate

  • Advise the Mayor and Council on present and future status of the City of Winnipeg's information, properties, and services accessible for persons with disabilities to the benefit of all citizens.
  • Review and monitor all accessibility as they pertain to the City of Winnipeg's properties.
  • Advise and make recommendations to City Council regarding unresolved accessibility issues related to City properties.
  • Communicate with the citizens of Winnipeg about their concerns as they relate to public access of City properties.
  • Inform all citizens of initiatives of the City as well as accomplishments and achievements with respect to access and universal design.
  • Educate all City departments about access issues as they relate to employment and public access.
  • Identify projects which encourage enthusiasm and involvement of the community, government and business in making Winnipeg universally accessible.